Barack Obama, our next President

Barack Obama, our next President

There are 1483372 comments on the Hampton Roads Daily Press story from Nov 5, 2008, titled Barack Obama, our next President. In it, Hampton Roads Daily Press reports that:

"The road ahead will be long. Our climb will be steep," Obama cautioned. Young and charismatic but with little experience on the national level, Obama smashed through racial barriers and easily defeated ...

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Soldier of Fortune

United States

#802608 Nov 11, 2012
sage won wrote:
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easy to google and likely to get worse, business hates Obama.
Roger that...

I enjoy your opinions, back out!

Since: Aug 11

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#802609 Nov 11, 2012
The Constitution wrote:
<quoted text> Social Security was the biggest scam in the History of America .Now it's second
you got that right.

Do I have a right to Social Security?

Many people believe that Social Security is an earned right-that is, they believe they are entitled to receive Social Security benefits because they have paid Social Security taxes. However, in Flemming v. Nestor (1960), the Supreme Court ruled that workers have no legal right to Social Security: Congress can cut or eliminate Social Security benefits at any time regardless of a worker's contributions.

http://www.socialsecurity.org/daily/01-13-99....

Since: Nov 10

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#802610 Nov 11, 2012
BlackMenRuleAll4Life wrote:
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Republicans are a racist party? LOL. What led you to this conclusion? Don't you realize that many members of the republican party are black? SMH
Fifty plus years of living let me know the republicans are a racist party. Yes there are black members in the the republican party. However, they are less than five percent of the party. Also, this is perfect example of why I know republicans are racist:

&fe ature=my_liked_videos&list =LLlSdBvo56ZiuzJ2eOt_XQRQ

You walked into that partner.

Since: Nov 12

Wan Chai, Hong Kong

#802611 Nov 11, 2012
Hi,guys.I am new!

“Is that all you've got?”

Since: Jun 10

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#802612 Nov 11, 2012
shinningelectr0n wrote:
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Somebody forgot their Smart Pills this morning...
Thanks for reminding me. ;)
Soldier of Fortune

United States

#802614 Nov 11, 2012
OBAMA TWO TERM PRESIDENT wrote:
<quoted text> say what you want idiot, you were defeated.
NO...You were defeated!

You and your lover Obama appeased and succumbed to our enemies!

You,and Obama genuflect to Hezbollah,Hamas,the Sunni Muslims,and Sharia law!
Obama doesn't have a problem with Sharia law and agrees to killing women!He is a moderator and a traitor with no protest to the Muslim Brotherhood and the killing of Americans!

Obama is the biggest most dangerous FRAUD the World has ever known!

OWOP

Since: Nov 12

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#802615 Nov 11, 2012
tlove610 wrote:
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93 percent of black voters did not vote for Obama just because he is black. I can pretty much guarantee you that if the republicans had a black candidate running for president most blacks would not vote for him. Why? First, republicans are a racist party. So, any black candidate they have would be like Clarence Thomas of the US Supreme Court. He would be an Uncle Tom. Second, republicans never have any good social policies that are in the best interest for black people.
Where do you get your information? Do you have a link?

“New year, new frame of mind”

Since: Feb 12

Austin, Texas

#802616 Nov 11, 2012
tlove610 wrote:
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Fifty plus years of living let me know the republicans are a racist party. Yes there are black members in the the republican party. However, they are less than five percent of the party. Also, this is perfect example of why I know republicans are racist:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =jaW92c2hqNsXX&feature=my_ liked_videos&list=LLlSdBvo 56ZiuzJ2eOt_XQRQ
You walked into that partner.
Ok, you're a bit older than me, but that video doesn't prove anything. You have one primary source there, and who's to say he's a credible source? Having more primary sources with the same view point would be a more convincing argument. MSNBC is not somewhere you should go to get your news, they are a far left network with socialist views, and they are owned by a company that the president sponsors, so thats hardly a convincing argument. There is a bias there and a complete conflict of interest.

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#802617 Nov 11, 2012
BlackMenRuleAll4Life wrote:
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Ok, you're a bit older than me, but that video doesn't prove anything. You have one primary source there, and who's to say he's a credible source? Having more primary sources with the same view point would be a more convincing argument. MSNBC is not somewhere you should go to get your news, they are a far left network with socialist views, and they are owned by a company that the president sponsors, so thats hardly a convincing argument. There is a bias there and a complete conflict of interest.
Stay delusional and brainwashed if you want. ROFLMAO!

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#802618 Nov 11, 2012
tlove610 wrote:
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Stay delusional and brainwashed if you want. ROFLMAO!
It is actually YOU who are delusional and brainwashed! Very obvious in your posts. The gentleman made very valid statements which YOU should strongly consider.

Since: Nov 12

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#802619 Nov 11, 2012
BlackMenRuleAll4Life wrote:
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Ok, you're a bit older than me, but that video doesn't prove anything. You have one primary source there, and who's to say he's a credible source? Having more primary sources with the same view point would be a more convincing argument. MSNBC is not somewhere you should go to get your news, they are a far left network with socialist views, and they are owned by a company that the president sponsors, so thats hardly a convincing argument. There is a bias there and a complete conflict of interest.
I really like your viewpoint!!

“New year, new frame of mind”

Since: Feb 12

Austin, Texas

#802620 Nov 11, 2012
tlove610 wrote:
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Stay delusional and brainwashed if you want. ROFLMAO!
I don't blame you for you point of view, if you feel like I'm brainwashed, then more power to you. I used to be a liberal also, until I realized that people need to be accountable for themselves. It's not my responsibility to take care of someone who doesn't want to work. Does that make me a racist? I'm mostly black BTW. The funniest thing happened to me today. I was in a 7-11 getting a coffee, and a heavyset black woman goes up to the counter with her welfare card, she tried to use the card, and it was declined. She sits there for minutes arguing with Kumar or whatever his name was, saying that she has money on the card. For me, that was embarrassing, because this black woman was obviously an able bodied individual who could be working, but instead, shes living off of my and your (assuming you work)tax dollars. You obviously voted for Obama, and yes I'm proud to have a Black President, but I didn't vote for him, especially just because he's black. I work hard for everything I have. Why can't others work hard too.
Do you think it's acceptable for people to make excuses for their own well being? Voting for socialist policies is detrimental to us, you make think it helps to have the government on your side, but its actually working against those who should be trying to better themselves, instead they live off the government and that gives them zero incentive to improve their standard of life. Maybe you're the one who's brainwashed, you're doing exactly what the current government wants you to do, supporting socialism, and for what? Welfare? Free Birth Control and Free Cell phones? Come on bro, you know better than that!
Razors Edge

Palos Hills, IL

#802621 Nov 11, 2012
Le Figaro (Paris) reported Friday that a French-organized international military intervention in northern Mali is in the works.-- The government of François Hollande, pushing hard on the matter, is letting it be known that it is "only a matter of weeks" before its first phase is engaged, with the impending rainy season in Mali adding urgency to the situation.-- Paris, however, which "claims to be breaking with past 'Françafrique' practices" and "doesn't want to hear once again about its colonial past," is "refusing to be on the front line," Isabelle Lasserre said.-- And major difficulties have not been resolved, a meeting of the Support and Follow-up Group on Mali in Bamako showed on Friday: for the time being "the situation appears deadlocked both because of confusion over the sharing of power in Bamako after the March putsch and because of international disagreements over whether it is a good idea to engage in dialogue with the rebels before using force." -- And the U.S. is playing a larger role than originally expected: "Remaining until recently in the background on the Sahel matter, the United States has changed its position since the attack on its diplomatic representatives in Benghazi on Sept. 11, which caused the death, in 'atrocious conditions,' of Ambassador Chris Stevens.'The Sahel has become a stake for the Americans. They now want to be more closely associated with the intervention,' confirms a source close to the French Ministry of Defense who has spoken at length with his American counterpart, Leon Panetta. The Americans, which have armed drones in the region, are no longer ruling out intervening directly in the north of Mali, for example by carrying out armed strikes on targets." ...

lefigaro..

a day late,and a dollar short..FUBAR/Cluster F**k
by our So called "Intel Depts...

“New year, new frame of mind”

Since: Feb 12

Austin, Texas

#802622 Nov 12, 2012
Republican Honey wrote:
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I really like your viewpoint!!
Thanks Honey, I shoot from the hip!!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#802624 Nov 12, 2012
sage won wrote:
this is what we've already seen:
Murray Energy Corp. CEO Enters 'Survival Mode' After Obama Reelection, Announces Layoffs
Huffington Post&#8206; - 2 days ago
Scores of US Businesses Announce Closings and Layoffs Due to Obama's Re-election
Examiner.com &#8206; - 2 days ago
Layoff bomb detonates; Large corporations join small businesses in ...
twitchy.com/2012/.../layoff-bomb-detonates-la ...-...
Boeing's defense division 'unexpectedly' announces layoffs, facility ...
twitchy.com/2012/.../boeings-defense-division ......
Posted at 10:28 pm on November 7, 2012 by Twitchy Staff | View Comments. Boeing Announces Big Layoffs in Defense Division fb.me/11MwlSkNe.—...
Daily Job Cuts - Layoff News , Job Layoffs 2012 / 2011 , Bankruptcy ...
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Daily Job Cuts / Lay offs - Your source for daily economy updates on recent Job Layoffs 2012 / 2011 , Job Losses, Layoff News, Bankruptcy, Store / Company ...
Forward! Obama wins, dozens of companies announce layoffs ...
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www.glennbeck.com/2012/.../forward-obama-wins ... days ago
In the last 48 hours, the following major corporations have announced layoffs in America (links take you to ...
Obama Reelection Triggers Massive Layoffs Across America.
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nation.foxnews.com/2012.../2012/.../obama-ree ... days ago
November 09, 2012 ... They were announced in a short statement made public Thursday, two days after ...
Gee, who could have fore seen this? Certainly not dumbass libs and fleabagging welfare mooches on the left.
Quite often, Mules have to be smacked in the head with a 2x4 to get their attention. Not Elephants, mind you. Just Mules.

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PDUPONT

Westfield, MA

#802625 Nov 12, 2012
Romney-Ryan 2012 wrote:
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Good News!! Corrupt Attorney General Eric Holder, the one who, along with Obama, is responsible for the death of Agent Brian Terry and countless Mexican citizens and who also refused to prosecute Obama's Black Panthers, may be resigning before his past catches up with him.
Bad News. Obama might replace him with corrupt Mass. Governor Deval Patrick, who has more skeletons in his closet than his other choice, Janet Napolitano. America will continue to get beat down under this lame excuse for a president.
And the right wing lies just keep coming!

"Fast and Furious" was an unauthorized rogue operation that Holder shut down.
Who's responsible for those deaths? George W Bush and his GOP Congress who let the federal assault weapons ban lapse, Republican dominated legislatures like that in Arizona who allow the bulk purchases of these weapons and most of all the NRA which fights tooth and nail to prevent any regulation of these weapons.
Criminal charges against the New Black Panther Party were dropped by the Bush Administration before Holder was even confirmed. Why? Because there were no complaints of voter intimidation probably because these guys were there scaring away right wing poll "watchers" who regularly harass minority voters.
And what skeletons does Devall Patrick have in his closet nitwit? He's been a successful governor in Massachusetts for two terms and has legal experience both in the Clinton Justice Department and in the private sector.
You're an idiot!

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Westfield, MA

#802626 Nov 12, 2012
carol wrote:
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The bigger cost will be put on employers who will be required to offer insurance plans if they have 51 employees or more. Field said most large companies already provide coverage, but the change will be bigger for medium-sized companies.
There is some concern that the fees employers have to pay may be transferred either to the employee or the customer through more expensive services and goods. Whether the ACA will cut into salaries is unknown right now.
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-204_162-57546684/...
Everytime the government adds more fees and taxes, that's usually what happens. It gets passed on to the customer and, in this case, the employee.
Yes Carol, and Romneycare also had employer mandates with penalties for failure to comply. Has that had any adverse effects on business in Massachusetts? No.
PDUPONT

Westfield, MA

#802627 Nov 12, 2012
Chicagoan by Birth wrote:
<quoted text>Hey Petey, how many trips has Mooshelle made in four years on AF2 at far greater cost than $226,072 per trip. You're the idiot.
Hey stupid! The designation Air Force 2 is given to an aircraft transporting the Vice President, not the First Lady. Any non official travel aboard government aircraft is by law reimbursed.
PDUPONT

Westfield, MA

#802628 Nov 12, 2012
carol wrote:
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Can you be any more hypocritical or have a more askewed perspective?
If Boehner let's Obama have his way, you won't have anyone to blame anymore and that scares the you-know-what out of you.
Look who the hell is talking! If Boehner gives in then the tax rates on those making over $250,000 a year go up, which is what the American people favor by a 2 to 1 margin, to the Clinton era levels and taxes for the rest of us stay the same. Multiple CRS studies have shown that raising taxes on the wealthy will have no effect on job growth. Even conservative pundit William Kristol has stated that the GOP shouldn't "fall on their swords" for millionairs.
PDUPONT

Westfield, MA

#802629 Nov 12, 2012
TheIndependentMajority wrote:
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Oh wait...Pierre Dupont, surname bearer of industrial robber barons, posts proactively from prosperous non-plantationary of one of THE most precariously, prominently taxed lands of lemming blue-brainwarshed okennedy Massholios.
"Idiot' Is that yer rebellious bone of twelve year old level phat crayon kiddie contention, of insipid platitudes showing?
If you were a tenth as smart as you think you are then you'd realize that Dupont, more properly spelled du Pont is a fairly common French surname. My great grandfather came down from Quebec working the log rafts bound for paper mills in Holyoke Massachusetts and stayed on to work in those same factories.

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